Each of these pearls has been hand-plucked from an Akoya Salt-water Pearl by one of our mermaids or pirates. They vary from 5mm to 9mm and some have been appraised for over $68. Each pearl has amazing sheen and beautiful color. Rarely do we find one with imperfections. Our pearls are Not dyed or altered in any way to ensure the best quality and are the closest to natural that you can find on the market. Appraisal done by Armstrong Jewelers. Your choice of cage to make these pearls the perfect gift for any occasion! Pearl chosen at random. Chain 18" sterling with 924 stamp on clasp.